This program, sponsored by the Graduate School and coordinated by the Margaret Cuninggim Women's Center, offers PhD students who identify as women a chance to reflect on the ways that gender affects their experience as they begin their professional journey in the academy.
Lunch is provided.
Negotiating the Academy with Your Hair on Fire: Where Scholarship and Activism Meet
Wednesday, February 3, 11:30-1, Sarratt 331
Featuring Reverend Dr. Emilie M. Townes, Dean, Vanderbilt Divinity School
This Feels Really Awkward: Talking About Yourself in a Professional Context
Wednesday, March 2, 11:30-1, Sarratt 331
Featuring Ruth Schemmer, Assistant Dean for Career Development, The Graduate School
The Gender Politics of Work and Life in the Academy
Wednesday, April 6, 12-1:30pm, Buttrick 123
Featuring: Claire Sisco King, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies; Allison Schachter, Associate Professor, Jewish Studies and English; Kelly Holley-Bockelmann, Associate Professor, Physics and Astronomy
Visit vanderbilt.edu/womenscenter/programs/womenintheacademy for more info.